No 1 Sectional Timber Building Wythenshawe File of correspondence, memos and cost report regarding the proposed construction of a detached timber framed building for the development of semi-conductors and contract work for the Admiralty. Includes small number of general arrangement building plans, 1959-1961.

Made:
1959-1961
maker:
Ferranti Ltd

Wythenshawe Project Ref: 1996.10/2/4/887-1179

The Wythenshawe Project was a scheme whereby the Ministry of Supply provided Ferranti Ltd with the capitol assistance neccesary to enable them to set up new laboratories in order to carry out research and development of Guided Weapons. A site of approximately 36 acres was leased at Wythenshawe, the Bloodhound anti-aircraft missle was a product of this project.

Details

Extent:
132 Items
Identifier:
YA1996.10/2/4/909